C.W. Avery Family YMCA

  • News and Notes


    • Wednesday, May 23- EnhanceFitness (10:30 a.m.) will be held in the Program Room.
    • Friday, May 25- Power Yoga (10:05 a.m.) will be held in the Program Room.

    In observance of Memorial Day, all Greater Joliet Area YMCA locations will close at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 28.

  • Bulls/Sox Academy Summer Camps Are Coming to Plainfield

    This summer, the C.W. Avery Family YMCA is teaming up with the Bulls/Sox Youth Academy to bring its renowned sports camps to Plainfield.

    Since the 90s, the Bulls/Sox Academy has provided boys and girls throughout the area with a fun summer camp experience with unapparelled professional instruction directly from those who have played the game.

    Ages: 5-12

    Camp Dates
    July 9-13

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  • Member Appreciation Sale

    May 1-31

    Do you love being a Y member? Tell a friend or family member and invite them to join you at the YMCA!

    From May 1 to May 31, Y members will get a FREE cooler tote (pictured) and a FREE month of membership for referring someone new to the Y. PLUS: Your friend will pay a $0 Joiner’s Fee—saving them up to $120!

    Valid only at the C.W. Avery Family YMCA. Limit one tote per membership. Some restrictions may apply.

  • Summer Camp Registration is Underway

    YMCA summer camps offer an action-packed, adventure-filled experience, where young people can make new friends while having a whole lot of fun! At Y camp, kids laugh, learn, explore and grow, while creating memories and friendships that last a lifetime.

    Camp Hours
    7 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday through Friday

    Camp Dates
    June 4-August 10

    At the Y, no one is turned away due to the inability to pay. Financial assistance is available. DHS funds are also accepted.

    Learn More

  • Fitness Fun Under the Sun

    Outdoor Exercise Classes

    This summer, the Y is offering weekly outdoor fitness classes that are FREE and open to the community.

    This is a great opportunity to get outside and enjoy the weather without having to skip your workout.

    Yoga @ Goold Park in Morris
    Mondays, 7-8 a.m. (June 4-August 6)

    Address: Goold Park Drive, Morris, IL
    Instructor: Linette

    Zumba @ Slammers Stadium in Joliet
    Mondays, 9-10 a.m. (June 4-August 6)

    Address: 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive, Joliet, IL
    Instructor: Brittany

    Pound @ Goold Park in Morris
    Tuesdays, 9-10 am. (June 5-August 7)

    Address: Goold Park Drive, Morris, IL
    Instructor: Crystal

    Zumba @ Ira Jones (adjacent to the Y) in Plainfield
    Thursdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. (June 7-August 9)

    Address: 15320 Wallin Drive, Plainfield, IL
    Instructor: Stacy

    All classes are free and open to the community. Participants must be 12 years of age or older. No registration is required. In cases of inclement weather, classes will be canceled. Please contact your local branch or check the Y’s Facebook page for cancellation announcements.

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